Patterson Lumberjills

Lumberjills return experience from a year ago

The 2014 Patterson High School volleyball team includes, seated from left, Hailey Sehon, Nyria Robinson, Tye Williams, Jazmin Evans, Jasmine Roberson, Makayla Ruiz and Gaylen Grogan. Kneeling, from left, are Lacy Declouet, Morgan Jones, Tamia Washington, Nia Broussard, Erykah Singleton,
Kiria Grady, Maya Madise and Destiny Dugar. Standing, from left, are Tapanga Haven, Madison Paul, Ashlynn Rock, Desiree Jones, Casie Boudreaux, Arian Grogan, Kaitlynn Spradling, Nyla Grady, Madison Goolsby, Emmeli Smith, Shea
Fontenot and Coach Chasity Fontenot. Not pictured are Coach Adrian Haven, Irinesha Kinchen, Brianna Gray and Celeste Stevenson. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Wade Gussman Photography)

The Patterson Lumberjills volleyball team will be entering their third season under head coach Chasity Fontenot armed with many returning players from a year ago.

’Jills fall to Evangel

Patterson’s Cayla Wiggins makes a throw while teammate Rachel Easley looks on during the Lumberjills’ contest against E.D. White earlier this month. Patterson, the No. 25 seed, fell in Class 3A first-round action Friday against No. 8 seed Evangel, 8-0. Evangel pitcher Carolina Sanchez, a Louisiana Tech signee, tossed a perfect game in the win. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Patterson Lumberjills fell to Evangel Christian 8-0 in Class 3A bi-district softball action Friday.

Stephens memorialized at PHS

Patterson Lumberjill softball supporter, the late Ned Stephens, will be memoralized at Patterson High School’s softball field with a plaque noting his contributions. The announcement was made after the Lumberjills’ final regular season game against Tara High School Wednesday. The game also was the last regular season home game for his daughter, Casey Stephens (holding the plaque). With her, from left, are Patterson head softball coach Coby Minton, Patterson assistant Principal Mark Spradling, Stephens family friend Mike Accardo, Stephens’ widow, Geralyn Stephens; and Patterson assistant softball coach Chasity Fontenot. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick beats Patterson 7-3

Patterson’s Casie Boudreaux throws to teammate Gaylen Grogan at first base for an out during Tuesday’s contest with Berwick. The Lumberjills fell to the Lady Panthers in the District 9-3A contest, 7-3. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Berwick Lady Panthers defeated Patterson 7-3 in District 9-3A softball action Tuesday.
No individual statistics were available for Berwick.

’Jills sweep doubleheader against Donaldsonville

Patterson and Morgan City High schools were among the prep softball teams in district action Tuesday. Patterson swept a doubleheader from Donaldsonville, while Morgan City fell to Ellender. At left, Patterson’s Lucy Bennett prepares to leave first base with a pitch while assistant coach Chasity Fontenot also is pictured. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Patterson Lumberjills picked up a district doubleheader sweep of Donaldsonville at home Tuesday with identical 15-0 wins.


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